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Staff Directory

Pam Person

Pam Person

Director
French West 2613
513-556-474
1

Lauren Bosselait

Lauren Bosselait

Assistant Director
French West 2609
513-556-4749

Wanda French

Wanda French

Program Manager
French West 2614
513-556-2541

Charles Cooper

Charles Cooper

Program Coordinator
French West 2612
513-556-4949

Rich Shivener

Rich Shivener

Graduate Assistant
French West 2608

Reid Becker

Reid Becker

Peer Leader Captain

Reid Becker is a fourth year Health Sciences Pre-Physical Therapy student in the College of Allied Health Sciences. He was born and raised in West Chester, Ohio. During his free time, Reid enjoys socializing with friends and exercising. He will graduate in spring 2016, and plans to go to graduate school to get a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. He has been involved with the Center for First Year Experience and Learning Communities since 2012. He was a first year student, then a Peer Leader for two years and now is a Peer Leader Captain. He is very excited to learn, influence and make an impact as a FYE advocate for UC. 

Shane Blaney

Shane Blaney

Peer Leader Captain

Shane Blaney is a fourth year biology (biomedical) major. The Westside (according to Shane, “the best side”) of Cincinnati has always been home for him. He loves the culture and atmosphere of Cincinnati and could see himself living there for the rest of his life. Outside of the university, he loves to go four-wheeling and enjoys a good bonfire. This is his fourth year with the Center for First Year Experience & LC’s and he loves every minute of it! Shane says that he looks forward to seeing where the Learning Communities program is headed and he hopes to make the best out of the experience alongside everyone involved!

Shannon Mohan

Shannon Mohan

Peer Leader Captain

Shannon Mohan is a fifth year studying Organizational Leadership through McMicken College of Arts and Sciences here at UC.  Shannon is initially from Cincinnati but spent time in New York, Wisconsin and Georgia before transferring to UC in the fall of 2013. When not on campus, Shannon works as a snowboard instructor at Perfect North Slopes and is currently in training to become a certified yoga instructor. After graduation, Shannon is interested in doing leadership development in the context of yoga and outdoor recreation. Shannon has been with the Center for First Year Experience since the fall of 2014 and is extremely excited to work as a Peer Leader Captain for the 2015-2016 school year!

Nick O'Hanlon

Nick O'Hanlon

Peer Leader Captain

Nick O’Hanlon is a third year Health Sciences Pre-Physical Therapy student in the College of Allied Health Sciences.  He was born in Dundee, Scotland, grew up in Chesterfield, Virginia, and has lived in Cincinnati since 2010. His favorite thing to do in his free time is go running, and has participated in the Flying Pig Marathon for the past two years. After graduating in 2017, Nick plans to go to graduate school to get his doctorate in Physical Therapy, and hopes to work with athletes. This is his third year being involved with the Center for First Year Experience and Learning Communities, first as a student, then as a Peer Leader, and now as a Peer Leader Captain. His main goal is to give back to the organization that has provided him with so many opportunities for excellence in his time at UC. 

Kala Stephens

Kala Stephens

Peer Leader Captain

Kala Stephens is a fourth year Biology and Neuroscience double major with an English Literature minor through the college of McMicken Arts and Sciences. She is originally from Dayton, Ohio but calls Cincinnati home. Upon graduation in 2016, Kala hopes to go to Medical School in order to study to become a Psychiatrist. She is the President for Caducea Pre-Medical Society and enjoys learning about the brain, mental illnesses and plants. Outside of school, Kala enjoys reading, listening to music, playing piano and discovering new places/foods. She was in a Learning Community her freshman year, served as a Peer Leader for two years and is now a Peer Leader Captain. Kala loves FYE and cannot wait to see what the center has in store for the improvement of all first year students!

Sam Walker

Samantha Walker

Peer Leader Captain

Samantha Walker is a fourth year biology major in McMicken College of Arts and Sciences. She grew up in the small town of Republic in northwest Ohio. She likes Cincinnati, but would rather live somewhere with a small town feel  in the country. In her free time she enjoys bonfires with family and friends, playing slow-pitch softball and other outside sports, and playing with her pets. This is her fourth year with the department of First Year Experience and Learning Communities and she has enjoyed every second of it.  Sam is excited to see where the FYE program is going and is happy to be working with the faculty and staff of the University!

2014 - 2015 Spring Semester Peer Leaders

2014-2015 Peer Leaders

Learning Community

MLTI 1011-

Peer Leader

Email Address

Advanced Medical Imaging Technology

027

Kristen Francis

franciki@mail.uc.edu

AE I – MATH1062

119

Martin Kaufman

kaufmamp@mail.uc.edu

All Allied Health

038

Brenna Silber

silberbr@mail.uc.edu

ASE – MATH1062

113

Jacob Sturm

sturman@mail.uc.edu

ASE I – MATH1061

139

Nicholas Stelzer

stelzend@mail.uc.edu

ASE I – MATH2063

104

Brandon Kunkel

kunkelbm@mail.uc.edu

ASE II – MATH1062

136

Andrew Mayeux

mayeuxan@mail.uc.edu

Athletic Training

092

Hannah Brown

brownh4@mail.uc.edu

Biology I

001

Kala Stephens

stephek6@mail.uc.edu

Biology II

002

Prapti Shah

shahp4@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE

106

Alyssa Albek

albekar@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE – MATH1062

105

Leigh Folger

folgerla@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE II

107 & 108

Alexandra Long

longax@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE III

109 & 110

Nicole Williams

woelfenm@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE IV – MATH1062

130 & 131

Ryan Thomas

thomarp@mail.uc.edu 

BME/CHE V – MATH1062

132 & 133

Alexandra Long

longax@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE VI – MATH1062

134 & 135

Leigh Folger

folgerla@mail.uc.edu

BME/CHE VII

147

Nicole Williams

woelfenm@mail.uc.edu

CE I – MATH1062

120

Eranga Fernando

fernanel@mail.uc.edu

CE II – MATH1061 (I)

138

Nathan Campbell

campbene@mail.uc.edu

CE II – MATH1062

137

Brandon Christman

christb4@mail.uc.edu

CE II – MATH1062 (II)

140

Ryan Borgemenke

borgemrp@mail.uc.edu

CHE I – MATH2074

111 & 112

Kyle Gooding

goodinkm@mail.uc.edu

CM I

122

Mitch Hudepohl

hudepomp@mail.uc.edu

Communication I

025

Sarah Carpenter

carpens2@mail.uc.edu

Communication II

026

Shannon Mohan

mohansn@mail.uc.edu

Communication Sciences and Disorders I

029

Brooke King

king2bk@mail.uc.edu

Communication Sciences and Disorders II

030

Abbey Falcone

falconeam@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE I

123

Gabe Rubin

rubingl@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE II

124

Margaret Welch

welchm4@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE III

127

Margaret Welch

welchm4@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE IV – MATH1062

115

Carlo Perottino

perottca@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE V – MATH1061

114

Rachel Martini

martir3@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE VI – NO MATH

116

Martin Kaufman

kaufmamp@mail.uc.edu

COMP E/EE VII – NO MATH

117

Craig Mackson

macksocm@mail.uc.edu

Criminal Justice I

076

Zach Wycuff

wycuffzd@mail.uc.edu

Criminal Justice II

077

Connor Powelson

powelscr@mail.uc.edu

Criminal Justice III

078

Arden Jacobs

jacobsak@mail.uc.edu

Criminal Justice IV

079

Matthew Longo

longoml@mail.uc.edu

Criminal Justice V

080

Nathan Post

postnj@mail.uc.edu

CS I – MATH1062

121

Madison Pack

packmp@mail.uc.edu

CS II – MATH2076

148

Rachel Schwind

schwinra@mail.uc.edu

CS III – MATH1062

149

Erik Angus

angusec@mail.uc.edu

Dietetics and Food and Nutrition

028

Marissa Kramer

kramemk@mail.uc.edu

Early Childhood Education I

083

Jamie Hoskinson

hoskinjk@mail.uc.edu

Early Childhood Education II

084

Jesse McKinley

mckinlje@mail.uc.edu

Early Childhood Education III

085

Kristi Ayres

ayreskn@mail.uc.edu

EET – MATH1061

143

Margaret Welch

welchm4@mail.uc.edu

ENVE – MATH1062

146

Alyssa Albek

albekar@mail.uc.edu

Exploring Art and Design

023

Natalie Finn

finnnr@mail.uc.edu   

Exploring Business and Leadership

020

Nick O'Hanlon

ohanlons@mail.uc.edu

Exploring Health I (Related Fields)

021

Nick O'Hanlon

ohanlons@mail.uc.edu

Exploring Health II (Related Fields)

022

Connor Schroeder

schroecn@mail.uc.edu

Exploring STEM

096

Emma Murphy

murphye3@mail.uc.edu

Health Education I

093

Pooja Patel

patel2pj@mail.uc.edu

Health Sciences & Medical Laboratory Sciences

031

Nicholas Hoffmann

hoffmano@mail.uc.edu

Health Sciences and Nutrition Pre-Med

032

Lobke Huijs

huijsle@mail.uc.edu

Health Sciences I

033

Brooke Stewart

stewabe@mail.uc.edu

Health Sciences II

034

Reid Becker

beckerrd@mail.uc.edu

Health Sciences III

035

Joe Combs

combsjp@mail.uc.edu

Health Sciences IV

036

Ryan Dudziak

dudziarn@mail.uc.edu

Information Technology (IT) I

090

Erik Hoeffel

hoeffeej@mail.uc.edu

Information Technology (IT) II

091

Ryan Thomas

thomarp@mail.uc.edu

ME I – MATH1062

099

Joe Kaufman

kaufmajp@mail.uc.edu

ME II – MATH1062

100

Joshua Basler

baslerjm@mail.uc.edu

ME III – MATH1062

101

Joshua Basler

baslerjm@mail.uc.edu

ME IV – MATH1062

102

Ben Cady

cadybd@mail.uc.edu

ME IV – MATH2063

150

Rachel Schwind

schwinra@mail.uc.edu

ME V – MATH2063

103

John Magoto

magotojd@mail.uc.edu

MET I – MATH1061

129

Jorge Benito Montejo

benitoje@mail.uc.edu

MET I – STAT1031

128

Maddie Adams

adams2mi@mail.uc.edu

Middle Childhood Education

087

Rebecca McHugh

mchughrr@mail.uc.edu

Nursing

067

Lauren Jacoby

jacobyla@mail.uc.edu

Psychology I

016

Derek Deverna

deverndc@mail.uc.edu

Psychology III

018

Jared Minderman

minderjl@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health I

004

Michelle Gaerke

gaerkema@mail.uc.edu   

Sciences & Pre-Health II

005

Samantha Walker

walkesh@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health III

006

Andre Leysath

leysataw@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health IV

007

Rohini Rana

ranarj@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health V

008

Samantha Walker

walkesh@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health VI

009

Kelly Geis

geiskj@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health VII

010

Madhulika Mamidi

mamidima@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health VIII

011

Mallory Masoni

masonimk@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health IX

012

Kala Stephens

stephek6@mail.uc.edu

Sciences & Pre-Health X

013

Elizabeth Howell

howelles@mail.uc.edu

Secondary Education: Integrated Science & Math

089

Demetria Castanias

castandr@mail.uc.edu

Secondary Education: Language Arts & Social Studies

088

Alec Rampe

rampeaj@mail.uc.edu 

Signed Language Interpreting

094

Lindsey Randa

randaly@mail.uc.edu

Social Work

037

Caitlin Francesconi

francecn@mail.uc.edu

Special Education

086

Christina Vergara

vergarct@mail.uc.edu

Sport Administration I

081

Maxwell Rupp

ruppme@mail.uc.edu

Sport Administration II

082

Natalie Shields

shieldnk@mail.uc.edu

STEM MD

024

Jalynn Guice

guicejn@mail.uc.edu